President and Chief Executive Officer, thyssenkrupp Materials NA, Inc.
Starting his ThyssenKrupp career in 1991, Mr. Dohr held positions within ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe in sales and project management before moving to ThyssenKrupp Tailored Blanks in 1996 as the Senior Sales Manager. In 2002, Christian was promoted to Chief Executive Sales and grew business through new customer contracts and expanding existing relationships. Throughout his time, company sales grew from EUR60m annually to EUR600 and the production network expanded from one location to thirteen in seven different countries.
In 2009, Mr. Dohr was appointed President and CEO of TWB Company, located in Monroe, Michigan.
Mr. Dohr comes to ThyssenKrupp Materials NA from ThyssenKrupp Steel USA (Alabama, USA), where he was the President and CEO since 2012. During his time at ThyssenKrupp Steel USA, he led the company through a complete transformation, returning the company to positive EBITDA within 24 months.
Christian is a graduate of the University of Stuttgart with a Mechanical Engineering degree in production engineering and optical measurement technology.